This exhibition was on display from February 15, 2008 to July 31, 2008.

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  • Textile (England)
  • silk, metal-wrapped silk-core threads.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Madame Raimundo de Madrazo.
  • 1955-162-2-a,b
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • Waistcoat Front (France)
  • silk and metal-wrapped silk-core threads on silk foundation.
  • Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma....
  • 1962-54-4-a,b
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 5 images of this object.
  • Writing Desk (Italy)
  • joined, bent and turned fruitwood, inlaid with brass, white metal and....
  • Gift of John Goodwin.
  • 1963-29-1
  • No. 4 Rocking Chair
  • bent beechwood, woven caning.
  • Museum purchase through gift of American Institute of Interior Designers.
  • 1969-103-2
  • Sauce Boat (England)
  • glazed and gilt porcelain.
  • Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund.
  • 1979-18-1
  • Ewer Ewer
  • earthenware, glaze, silver overlay.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-9
  • Vase (USA)
  • glazed, molded earthenware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-32
  • Bowl (USA)
  • painted and glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-34
  • Vase (USA)
  • glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-35
  • Pitcher (USA)
  • glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-36
  • Savoy Vase
  • mold-blown glass.
  • Gift of Harmon Goldstone.
  • 1990-61-2
  • Boalum Lamp
  • pvc plastic, metal.
  • Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
  • 1991-47-8
  • Spine Chair
  • steel.
  • Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
  • 1992-36-1
  • Tray Tray
  • porcelain, vitreous enamel.
  • Gift of Justin G. Schiller.
  • 1992-100-16
  • Brooch (Netherlands)
  • silver, coral.
  • Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
  • 1994-67-4
  • Vase Vase
  • porcelain, vitreous enamel.
  • Gift of Arthur Altschul.
  • 1994-117-4
  • N/T 1185 Tiara
  • silver wire, pearl, mother-of-pearl, smoky quartz, quartz crystal.
  • Museum purchase from Sara Cooper-Hewitt Fund.
  • 1997-43-1
  • S Chair Chair
  • recycled automobile rubber tire inner tube, steering wheel, welded steel (frame).
  • 2006-4-2
  • Wood Chair Chair
  • bent beechwood, metal (screws).
  • Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
  • 2006-4-3
  • Sidewall (USA)
  • machine-printed on paper.
  • Gift of Dorwin L. Starr.
  • 1985-19-61
  • Etagere (USA)
  • rosewood, maple, glass mirror, brass.
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 1937-45-6
  • Chair (England)
  • molded papier-mâché, inlaid with mother-of-pearl, painted and gilt wood.
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger.
  • 1967-66-1